Planetmountain.com - Latest news http://www.planetmountain.com/en/news/ PlanetMountain.com, Climbing, mountaineering, skiing, trekking, off-piste, bouldering in Italy, Alps, Himalaya, Dolomites. en-EN Copyright, PlanetMountain.com info@planetmountain.com (Planetmountain.com) http://www.planetmountain.com/en/news/interviews/alex-buisse-mont-blanc-lines-climbing-posters.html Alex Buisse and his Mont Blanc Lines climbing posters Interview with French photographer Alex Buisse about his Mont Blanc Lines climbing poster project. http://www.planetmountain.com/en/news/interviews/alex-buisse-mont-blanc-lines-climbing-posters.html info@planetmountain.com (Planetmountain.com) Mon, 01 Mar 2021 19:46:49 +0100 http://www.planetmountain.com/en/news/alpinism/corrado-pesce-will-sim-repeat-sw-pillar-petit-dru-mont-blanc-massif.html Corrado Pesce, Will Sim repeat Petit Dru SW Pillar in Mont Blanc massif Alpinists Corrado Korra Pesce and Will Sim have repeated Voie des Papas / Via Bonatti on the SW Pillar of Petit Dru in the Mont Blanc massif. http://www.planetmountain.com/en/news/alpinism/corrado-pesce-will-sim-repeat-sw-pillar-petit-dru-mont-blanc-massif.html info@planetmountain.com (Planetmountain.com) Mon, 01 Mar 2021 11:57:37 +0100 http://www.planetmountain.com/en/news/alpinism/simon-gietl-makes-winter-solo-ascent-mittelpfeiler-heiligkreuzkofel-dolomites.html Simon Gietl makes winter solo ascent of Mittelpfeiler on Heiligkreuzkofel in the Dolomites On 25/02/2021 South Tyrolean alpinist Simon Gietl completed a solo ascent of Mittelpfeiler / Pilastro di Mezzo on Heiligkreuzkofel / Sass dla Crusc in the Dolomites, via the Mariacher variation. http://www.planetmountain.com/en/news/alpinism/simon-gietl-makes-winter-solo-ascent-mittelpfeiler-heiligkreuzkofel-dolomites.html info@planetmountain.com (Planetmountain.com) Sat, 27 Feb 2021 14:54:59 +0100 http://www.planetmountain.com/en/news/alpinism/grandes-jorasses-new-climb-by-matteo-della-bordella-giacomo-mauri-luca-schiera.html Grandes Jorasses new climb by Matteo Della Bordella, Giacomo Mauri, Luca Schiera On 24/02/2021 the Italian mountaineers Matteo Della Bordella, Giacomo Mauri and Luca Schiera made the first ascent of Il Regalo di Berna, a new route on the South Face of the Grandes Jorasses dedicated to Matteo Bernasconi. Della Bordella reports. http://www.planetmountain.com/en/news/alpinism/grandes-jorasses-new-climb-by-matteo-della-bordella-giacomo-mauri-luca-schiera.html info@planetmountain.com (Planetmountain.com) Fri, 26 Feb 2021 15:44:36 +0100 http://www.planetmountain.com/en/news/alpinism/steve-house-live-online-nanga-parbat-rupal-face-ascent-with-vince-anderson.html Steve House live online / Nanga Parbat Rupal Face ascent with Vince Anderson Tonight at 19:00 CET American alpinist Steve House will talk about the ascent of the Rupal face of Nanga Parbat, carried out with Vince Anderson over a period of eight days in alpine style in 2005. http://www.planetmountain.com/en/news/alpinism/steve-house-live-online-nanga-parbat-rupal-face-ascent-with-vince-anderson.html info@planetmountain.com (Planetmountain.com) Fri, 26 Feb 2021 08:47:27 +0100 http://www.planetmountain.com/en/news/climbing/elias-iagnemma-climbing-gioia-at-night.html Watch Elias Iagnemma climbing Gioia at night The video of 25-year-old Italian climber Elias Iagnemma who on 13/02/2021 made only the fifth ascent of Gioia at Varazze, Italy.
 http://www.planetmountain.com/en/news/climbing/elias-iagnemma-climbing-gioia-at-night.html info@planetmountain.com (Planetmountain.com) Thu, 25 Feb 2021 12:57:51 +0100 http://www.planetmountain.com/en/news/alpinism/simon-messner-martin-sieberer-establish-eremit-in-stubaital.html Simon Messner, Martin Sieberer establish Eremit in Stubaital In Pinnistal, a small side valley of the Stubaital in Austria, Simon Messner and Martin Sieberer have established Eremit, a difficult mixed climb protected with trad gear and pegs. Messner reports.

 http://www.planetmountain.com/en/news/alpinism/simon-messner-martin-sieberer-establish-eremit-in-stubaital.html info@planetmountain.com (Planetmountain.com) Wed, 24 Feb 2021 22:35:04 +0100 http://www.planetmountain.com/en/news/climbing/tom-bolger-frees-frenesi-9a-plus-margalef-spain.html Tom Bolger frees Frenesí 9a/+ at Margalef in Spain British rock climber Tom Bolger is on a roll and has made the first ascent of Frenesí, a 9a/+ sport climb at Margalef in Spain. http://www.planetmountain.com/en/news/climbing/tom-bolger-frees-frenesi-9a-plus-margalef-spain.html info@planetmountain.com (Planetmountain.com) Tue, 23 Feb 2021 20:29:03 +0100 http://www.planetmountain.com/en/news/climbing/elias-iagnemma-repeats-christian-core-gioia-at-varazze.html Elias Iagnemma repeats Christian Core's Gioia at Varazze On Saturday 13 February 2021 at Varazze in Italy 25-year-old Elias Iagnemma made only the fourth repeat of Christian Core's ace boulder problem Gioia.

 http://www.planetmountain.com/en/news/climbing/elias-iagnemma-repeats-christian-core-gioia-at-varazze.html info@planetmountain.com (Planetmountain.com) Tue, 23 Feb 2021 09:57:30 +0100 http://www.planetmountain.com/en/news/snow-ski-skimountaineering/paul-bonhomme-skis-new-line-down-mont-pelago-in-mercantour-massif-france.html Paul Bonhomme skis new line down Mont Pélago in Mercantour massif, France French mountain guide Paul Bonhomme has made a new ski descent down Mont Pélago (2768m) the Mercantour massif in France. The 600m descent is called Les Larmes d’Ulysse. http://www.planetmountain.com/en/news/snow-ski-skimountaineering/paul-bonhomme-skis-new-line-down-mont-pelago-in-mercantour-massif-france.html info@planetmountain.com (Planetmountain.com) Mon, 22 Feb 2021 23:09:32 +0100 http://www.planetmountain.com/en/news/climbing/nils-favre-climbs-off-the-wagon-in-val-bavona-switzerland.html Nils Favre climbs Off the Wagon 8B+ in Val Bavona, Switzerland Switzerland’s Nils Favre has made a swift repeat of Off The Wagon 8B+ in Valle Bavona. http://www.planetmountain.com/en/news/climbing/nils-favre-climbs-off-the-wagon-in-val-bavona-switzerland.html info@planetmountain.com (Planetmountain.com) Sun, 21 Feb 2021 10:16:29 +0100 http://www.planetmountain.com/en/news/alpinism/watch-bhagirathi-iv-west-face-first-ascent-by-ragni-di-lecco-climbers.html Watch Bhagirathi IV West Face first ascent by Ragni di Lecco climbers Watch, this evening only, the film Cavalli Bardati, which documents the first ascent of the west face of Bhagirathi IV (6193m) in the Indian Himalaya carried out by Ragni di Lecco mountaineers Matteo Della Bordella, Luca Schiera and Matteo De Zaiacomo in September 2019, http://www.planetmountain.com/en/news/alpinism/watch-bhagirathi-iv-west-face-first-ascent-by-ragni-di-lecco-climbers.html info@planetmountain.com (Planetmountain.com) Sun, 21 Feb 2021 09:47:08 +0100 http://www.planetmountain.com/en/news/alpinism/drus-west-face-new-route-climbed-live-by-gmhm.html Drus West Face: new route climbed live by Gmhm French mountaineers Thomas Auvaro, Léo Billon, Jordi Noguere and Sébastien Ratel belonging to the Chamonix High Mountain Military Group are currently establishing a new route up the West Face of the Drus in the Mont Blanc massif. The climb is being broadcast in live streaming. http://www.planetmountain.com/en/news/alpinism/drus-west-face-new-route-climbed-live-by-gmhm.html info@planetmountain.com (Planetmountain.com) Sun, 21 Feb 2021 10:20:11 +0100 http://www.planetmountain.com/en/news/alpinism/nubra-ice-climbing-festival-in-nubra-valley-india.html Nubra Valley Ice Climbing Festival in India The report about the first Ice Climbing Meeting that took place in January in the wonderful Nubra Valley, India. This event proved to be important, above all because it’s the first of its kind in the Ladakh region. The report by Ladakh Nomad Expeditions. http://www.planetmountain.com/en/news/alpinism/nubra-ice-climbing-festival-in-nubra-valley-india.html info@planetmountain.com (Planetmountain.com) Fri, 19 Feb 2021 17:22:51 +0100 http://www.planetmountain.com/en/news/alpinism/k2-all-hope-lost-of-finding-juan-pablo-mohr-muhammad-ali-sadpara-john-snorri-alive.html K2: all hope lost of finding Juan Pablo Mohr, Muhammad Ali Sadpara and John Snorri alive During a press conference held in Skardu today Muhammad Ali Sadpara, John Snorri Sigurjónsson and Juan Pablo Mohr Prieto were officially declared dead, The three mountaineers were last seen on 5 February at the Bottleneck while climbing towards the summit of K2 in winter. http://www.planetmountain.com/en/news/alpinism/k2-all-hope-lost-of-finding-juan-pablo-mohr-muhammad-ali-sadpara-john-snorri-alive.html info@planetmountain.com (Planetmountain.com) Fri, 19 Feb 2021 09:21:14 +0100 http://www.planetmountain.com/en/news/interviews/simon-lorenzi-talks-soudain-seul-9a-boulder-problem-fontainebleau-france.html Simon Lorenzi talks Soudain seul, his 9A boulder problem at Fontainebleau in France Interview with Simon Lorenzi after the first ascent of Soudain seul, ie the sit start to Big Island at Fontainebleau in France, which the Belgian rock climber has graded 9A. http://www.planetmountain.com/en/news/interviews/simon-lorenzi-talks-soudain-seul-9a-boulder-problem-fontainebleau-france.html info@planetmountain.com (Planetmountain.com) Thu, 18 Feb 2021 16:33:10 +0100 http://www.planetmountain.com/en/news/climbing/watch-tom-randall-climb-bassline-longest-urban-roof-crack-in-uk.html Watch Tom Randall climb Bassline, the longest urban roof crack in the UK The video of Tom Randall making the first ascent of Bassline, the longest bridge roof crack in the UK. http://www.planetmountain.com/en/news/climbing/watch-tom-randall-climb-bassline-longest-urban-roof-crack-in-uk.html info@planetmountain.com (Planetmountain.com) Thu, 18 Feb 2021 09:05:43 +0100 http://www.planetmountain.com/en/news/alpinism/watzmann-east-face-climbed-in-winter-by-max-buck-and-lando-peters.html Watzmann East Face climbed in winter by Max Buck and Lando Peters Maximilian Buck reports about the first winter ascent of Franz Rasp Ged. Weg up the huge east face of Watzmann (Berchtesgaden Alps, Germany), carried out in December 2020 with Lando Peters. http://www.planetmountain.com/en/news/alpinism/watzmann-east-face-climbed-in-winter-by-max-buck-and-lando-peters.html info@planetmountain.com (Planetmountain.com) Wed, 17 Feb 2021 14:01:37 +0100 http://www.planetmountain.com/en/news/alpinism/roger-schali-marcel-schenk-climb-lila-luna-direct-start-sot-la-sesa-mulegns.html Roger Schäli and Marcel Schenk climb Lila Luna, direct start to Sot la sesa at Mulegns Swiss mountaineers Roger Schäli and Marcel Schenk have made the first ascent of Lila Luna, a direct start to the classic icefall Sot la sesa at Mulegns in Switzerland. http://www.planetmountain.com/en/news/alpinism/roger-schali-marcel-schenk-climb-lila-luna-direct-start-sot-la-sesa-mulegns.html info@planetmountain.com (Planetmountain.com) Tue, 16 Feb 2021 15:01:11 +0100 http://www.planetmountain.com/en/news/interviews/sean-villanueva-magical-moonwalk-traverse-fitz-roy-solo-patagonia.html Sean Villanueva and the magical Moonwalk Traverse of Fitz Roy skyline solo in Patagonia Interview with Sean Villanueva O’Driscoll after the Fitz Roy Traverse in Patagonia, carried out solo from 5 to 10 February and christened the Moonwalk Traverse by the Belgian mountaineer. This is only the second time that the iconic skyline of Patagonia has been climbed in its entirety in a single push, and the first solo. http://www.planetmountain.com/en/news/interviews/sean-villanueva-magical-moonwalk-traverse-fitz-roy-solo-patagonia.html info@planetmountain.com (Planetmountain.com) Tue, 16 Feb 2021 11:28:51 +0100